Summer is coming for your business

June 30, 2010

Today is the last day for June and July is coming for us, all the children have finished their class studying for this term, and in other words, the summer holiday is for them. Two months is not a short time for all the children, some of their parents are planning for travelling with their [...]

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China Plays a Leading Role in the Global Printing Business

June 23, 2010

As China becomes increasingly dominant in the global marketplace, it should perhaps come as no surprise that the exact nature of China’s involvement in commerce is shifting, with growth in yet uncharted territories. China has managed to transform itself into a truly international player. If the figures that are emerging ahead of the 2010 International [...]

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Industry calls for review of ‘unfair’ PRN proposals

June 10, 2010

Packaging leaders have called for a review of government recycling targets for 2020 after warning that they could lead to soaring costs for packaging businesses. A Defra consultation on changes to the producer responsibility system for packaging recycling has proposed a 72% packaging recycling target for 2020. However, PRN-obligated companies would have to up their [...]

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Colgate 2 in 1 in Transparent Packaging/ Acetate Box

June 10, 2010

For the first time Colgate has introduced one of its products in a Transparent PVC/ Acetate Box. They have launched a combi pack containing a Free toothbrush with a 200 grams Active Salt toothpaste, in a clear see-through acetate box packaging. Check it out when you’re next at the supermarket.  

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Packaging machinery’s role in sustainability and reduced carbon footprint

June 10, 2010

There aren’t yet any agreed upon standards for sustainability, energy efficiency or carbon footprint in packaging machinery.  In fact, machinery’s role in making sustainable packaging a practical reality deserves much greater attention than it’s received to date. Machinery’s ability ro adapt to new packages and materials, energy consumption and operational efficiency are all important considerations [...]

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Environmentally Friendly Honest Packaging

June 10, 2010

The financial crisis is raging, the environment is suffering, people are losing their jobs and those in employment put in an extra hour or so to show their commitment. We are living in the fast lane with information overload and we are expected to react immediately. The body is present but the soul would be [...]

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How important is packaging?

June 10, 2010

Whether its custom retail boxes or other printed packaging, how you package and what’s on your packaging will play a large part in how successful your product will be in the market. More often than not, the retail box is your only salesperson in the store. Your packaging has to do a lot – it [...]

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